MERRIMACK, NH (CBS) – Residents in Merrimack, New Hampshire are being told to be on the lookout for a missing African Serval.

The family pet, named Spartacus, is 40 pounds and is legally owned, according to Merrimack Police.

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Police said the four-year-old may come when called, but “tends to be skittish around strangers.”

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He was last seen at his home in the Peaslee Road area on Wednesday.

Anyone who spots Spartacus is asked to call police at 603-424-3774.

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